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The Shapers – My Friend Len

Shapers. We all have people in our lives who influence us. Some directly, some by request, and some so subtly we may not realize it . We choose, ultimately, those who we wish to borrow from and those we wish to learn from. In over 20,000 days I’ve been influenced by hundreds, perhaps thousands. But…

Day 10,558 – In Which I Quit A Job

I have been out of college and working professionally for over half my life. And it was about half my lifetime ago that I first quit a post-college full time job. At the time, it was one of the hardest things I had ever done. One of the things I have come to realize is…

Day 5,189 – Change Is Hard

When I consider the many road trips I have been part of in my life, from my first trip to New York City to times I have taken my family to Cedar Point, to the holiday trips to see family, I can’t imagine taking them without the Interstate system of roads we use today. But…

What’s In Store

Looking forward. It’s a common enough expression, and one heard frequently at quarterly business briefings where the managers are shifting focus from the recent results to what they are trying to create in the coming periods. “Looking forward, we see an ease in commodity pricing and a corresponding shift in disposable household income. These two…